Economic policy

This section reports on economic policy initiatives of the Czech government, the EU, and other entities that have a direct impact on the competitiveness of the country. It also includes information on economic priorities of the AmCham and other leading associations.

Spotlight issue

9th November 2018 / Economic policy / Macroeconomic Indicators, Economic Growth

Czech inflation slows down to 2.2% due to food prices

Inflation further slowed down to 2.2% in October after 2.3% in September and ended below the market and the central bank forecast. But we don't think this is a game changer for the central bank
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6th November 2018 / Economic policy / Health Care

The Ministry of Health presented its position on OECD recommendations, largely copying the resort's strategy

The Ministry of Health organized a special briefing to introduce the position of the Czech Ministry of Health to the OECD recommendations formulated in the health chapter of OECD's regular Economic Review entitled "Improving the Healthcare System in the Czech Republic". 
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6th November 2018 / Economic policy / Tax & Finance

Letter to Finance Minister A.Schillerov√° on Digital Services Tax

We write to support the Czech government’s cautious approach to the proposed Digital Services Tax, a Council Directive COM/2018/0147 final - 2018/072 (CNS).
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic